The Board of advanced Australian lithium developer Core Lithium (ASX: CXO) has announced the appointment of Malcolm McComas as a non-executive director, effective immediately.
Mr McComas joins the Board as Core strengthens the organisation’s capabilities and skills at both management and board level as the Company moves toward development and operations of the first Australian lithium project outside of WA.
Malcolm McComas is an experienced company director and was previously an investment banker with leadership roles at several global organisations. Specifically, he was head of investment banking at County NatWest (now Citi Group) for 10 years and a director of Grant Samuel for a similar period.
Mr McComas has worked with many growth companies in the resources sector over his career and was most recently a director of BC Iron, the WA based iron ore producer and Consolidated Minerals, a global manganese company.
Mr McComas is currently Chairman of Pharmaxis Limited and Fitzroy River Corporation Limited and a director of Actinogen Medical Limited and Royalco Resources Limited. He has degrees in Law and Economics from Monash University, is a Fellow of the AICD and lives in Sydney.
His appointment will be put to shareholders for ratification as an ordinary resolution at the Annual General Meeting of the company on 28 November 2019.